Best Beginnings launches Postpartum Psychosis video in Baby Buddy

In the wake of the recent airing of the Louis Theroux Documentary "Mothers on the Edge", Best Beginning launches a postpartum psychosis video in Baby Buddy to show parents that as frightening as it is (and that in can literally happen to anyone - no history of mental illness necessary) with the right support, a full recovery is possible. Read more

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex launch Shout

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced the launch of Shout, a new text messaging helpline that supports people in crisis. As part of the Heads Together campaign we offer Baby Buddy Crisis Messenger in collaboration with Shout to support parents and parents-to-be if feeling overwhelmed and in a crisis. Read more

ukactive in collaboration with Best Beginnings on 'This Mum Moves' project

ukactive in collaboration with Best Beginnings and other key health and academic organisations has kicked-off a ground-breaking project called This Mum Moves, aimed at supporting women to be active during and after pregnancy. Learn more here. Read more

Best Beginnings set to help 6500 Newcomers to Newham

The community leaders project seeks to train staff and volunteers from grassroots organisations in Newham to create community leaders to pave the way to more confident, well-informed parenting and a greater understanding of how to deal with challenges to mental health and wellbeing when becoming a parent. Learn more here. Read more

We are recruiting more Parent Panelists!

At Best Beginnings we believe in the power of collaboration to create and provide quality-assured and evidence based information for families. All of our content is co-created with parents and healthcare professionals and vetted by external Healthcare bodies and parents. Read more

Best Beginnings is one of Digital Leaders DL100 finalists!

As part of the 7th Annual Digital Leaders 100 list, Best Beginnings is one of the chosen nominees to be part of the latest champions of digital transofrmation across the UK. Learn more here. Read more

Red Carpet screening of Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

A star studded screening of Andy Serkis' latest movie, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle organised by Influencer Aliia Roza and MC’d by Presenter and Campaigner, Charlie Webster, both also Ambassadors of Best Beginnings. Andy Serkis announced the Serkis Family Everest Challenge during the event. Read more

Heartfelt thanks to Matt Sims supporting Best Beginnings

Matt Sims is running the Marathon des Sables in Morocco in April 2019 and chose to support Best Beginnings. The race doesn't carry the title of 'the hardest footrace in the world'  as it is a 250 km track across the Moroccan desert! Read more here and donate. Read more

Launch of Baby Buddy Crisis Messenger

We have launched Baby Buddy Crisis Messenger available in our Baby Buddy app and accessible on our website, powered by Crisis Text Line and Shout. Read more

Best Beginnings celebrates Baby Buddy’s 4th birthday and launches a new website!

Best Beginnings' baby, Baby Buddy app, is 4 years old! Since the launch of the app in November 2014, and over 200,000 parents have now used Baby Buddy to support themselves through their pregnancy journey into parenthood. Read more